Category: Europe

Vatican City

Rome Travel Diary Day 3

On our third and final full day in Rome we decided to try to walk to the Appian Way and the Catacombs where Romans were buried outside of the city walls. We had a...

Trevi Fountain

Rome Travel Diary Day 2

Day 2 was our first full day in Rome and, after a great night’s sleep in the Hotel Miami, we were keen to take our sightseeing up a notch. We stopped for a quick...

Colloseum

Rome Travel Diary Day 1

We flew from Manchester to Rome Ciampino with Ryanair. I know what you’re thinking – Ryanair eugh – but when I’m flying budget or short haul, I almost always fly with Ryanair. They are...

Trevi Fountain

Rome travel tips

We’ve just come back from my first trip to Italy which I surprised my boyfriend with for his birthday. We had the very best time sightseeing, eating lots of pasta and drinking plenty of...

Slovenia

Secret treasures: 4 hidden European gems*

Europe is full of a staggering amount of extraordinary holiday destinations and attractions. It’s the sort of place that’s so large and so rich in history, culture and natural beauty that it would be...

Bourtzi

Best places to eat in Skiathos

I love Greek food in general and we ate in some really nice places when we went to Skiathos. Popular dishes on this Greek island include moussaka (of course) and gyros which are kebabs...

Skiathos Palace Hotel

The best views in Skiathos

Back at the beginning of September (feels like forever ago!) I visited Skiathos, Greece, with my whole family for my cousin’s wedding. I was really excited for a number of reasons – firstly, I...

Barcelona fountains

Guest post: Top 5 things to do in Barcelona

Hi I’m Sally @ LifeLoving and Sam has kindly offered me to guest post on her blog. I write at LifeLoving.co.uk covering a range of topics, but mainly blogging about travel, days out and...